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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

Located in: University of Arizona District


1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

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Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.

Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

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    Based on 75 reviews
  • #54 of 275 things to do in Tucson
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Laser Queen

So we thought we'd try a laser show and we love the music of Queen so we hit it up at Flandrau. Overall the kids liked the laser show. Some of the songs had better laser graphics than others but the...

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My husband and I were anxious to tour this museum and see all of the local minerals displayed and the new planetarium just recently remodeled. We were asked to join a large group of young students...

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Old style and small. Low tech.

If you want a retro throwback to the basic science exhibits of the 20th century, then this will be a delight. I was expecting a much higher tech facility, but Flandrau has very conventional displays...

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